The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 51 85 95
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +10
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 34 15 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.27% 1.35% 1.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.18% 7.39% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 23 13 18
Median salary £57,500 £27,000 £28,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+112.96% -4.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £23,400 £14,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £44,375 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
- -2.85%
Wireless
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
187 203 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 23.46% 18.32% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 159 181 236
Median salary £43,000 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.44% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing Wireless as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Wireless
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Wireless across the Kent region.

Wireless Salary Trend in Kent

Wireless
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireless across the Kent region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Wireless Salary Histogram in Kent

Wireless
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Kent region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dartford +14 19 £57,500 +155.55%
Faversham - 4 £37,500 -
Chatham -4 2 £29,500 -
Tonbridge - 2 £72,500 -
Rochester - 1 - -
West Malling - 1 £47,500 -
Wireless
South East

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT jobs citing Wireless also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 53 (81.54%) Cisco
2 51 (78.46%) Firewall
3 43 (66.15%) Microsoft
4 41 (63.08%) CheckPoint
5 39 (60.00%) LAN
5 39 (60.00%) WAN
6 38 (58.46%) DHCP
6 38 (58.46%) DNS
7 36 (55.38%) SNMP
8 33 (50.77%) Mitel
9 31 (47.69%) Network Design
10 26 (40.00%) VMware
10 26 (40.00%) Network Security
11 25 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
12 23 (35.38%) MPLS
13 22 (33.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 22 (33.85%) IP Telephony
13 22 (33.85%) Virtual Servers
14 21 (32.31%) 802.1X
14 21 (32.31%) 802.11
14 21 (32.31%) IPsec
14 21 (32.31%) DPNSS
14 21 (32.31%) QSIG
15 20 (30.77%) Riverbed
16 17 (26.15%) Tomcat
17 16 (24.62%) HP
17 16 (24.62%) Cisco Certification
18 14 (21.54%) CCNP
18 14 (21.54%) .NET
18 14 (21.54%) IIS

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (26.15%) Tomcat
2 14 (21.54%) IIS
3 3 (4.62%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (4.62%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (12.31%) MS Office
2 4 (6.15%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.62%) IBM Cloud
1 3 (4.62%) SoftLayer
1 3 (4.62%) Sumo Logic
2 2 (3.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 51 (78.46%) Firewall
2 39 (60.00%) LAN
2 39 (60.00%) WAN
3 38 (58.46%) DHCP
3 38 (58.46%) DNS
4 36 (55.38%) SNMP
5 26 (40.00%) Network Security
6 23 (35.38%) MPLS
7 22 (33.85%) IP Telephony
8 21 (32.31%) 802.11
8 21 (32.31%) DPNSS
8 21 (32.31%) IPsec
8 21 (32.31%) QSIG
9 14 (21.54%) Cisco IPT
9 14 (21.54%) Telepresence
9 14 (21.54%) WLAN
10 13 (20.00%) VPN
11 11 (16.92%) Cisco Nexus
12 8 (12.31%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 8 (12.31%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Development Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Jenkins
1 3 (4.62%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (13.85%) Finance
2 4 (6.15%) Banking
3 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (78.46%) Network Engineer
2 22 (33.85%) Network Security Engineer
2 22 (33.85%) Security Engineer
3 20 (30.77%) Cisco Engineer
3 20 (30.77%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 13 (20.00%) Cisco Design Engineer
4 13 (20.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 10 (15.38%) Support Engineer
6 6 (9.23%) Network Support
6 6 (9.23%) Network Support Engineer
6 6 (9.23%) Security Support Engineer
6 6 (9.23%) Senior Network Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (6.15%) Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Administrator
8 3 (4.62%) Architect
8 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.62%) Technical Support
8 3 (4.62%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (32.31%) 802.1X
2 14 (21.54%) .NET
3 3 (4.62%) Grails
3 3 (4.62%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (4.62%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.31%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.23%) iPad
2 6 (9.23%) iPhone
3 3 (4.62%) Cryptography
3 3 (4.62%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (4.62%) PKI
3 3 (4.62%) Statistics
4 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.54%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.85%) Windows
1 9 (13.85%) Windows Server
2 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (10.77%) Linux
3 7 (10.77%) Windows 7
4 6 (9.23%) Mac OS X
4 6 (9.23%) Windows 10
5 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.54%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (47.69%) Network Design
2 9 (13.85%) ITIL
3 8 (12.31%) Translating Business Requirements
4 5 (7.69%) Change Management
4 5 (7.69%) Network Architecture
4 5 (7.69%) Project Management
4 5 (7.69%) Service Management
5 4 (6.15%) Risk Management
5 4 (6.15%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.62%) Analytics
6 3 (4.62%) Computer Security
6 3 (4.62%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (4.62%) DevOps
6 3 (4.62%) E-Commerce
6 3 (4.62%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (4.62%) Software Testing
7 2 (3.08%) Information Security
7 2 (3.08%) Problem Management
7 2 (3.08%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (3.08%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.62%) Bash Shell
1 3 (4.62%) Python
1 3 (4.62%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (24.62%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (21.54%) CCNP
3 10 (15.38%) CCNA
3 10 (15.38%) MCSE
3 10 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.62%) CCSE
4 3 (4.62%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (4.62%) JNCIP
4 3 (4.62%) JNCIS
5 2 (3.08%) A+ Certification
5 2 (3.08%) MCITP
5 2 (3.08%) MCP
6 1 (1.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.85%) PCI DSS
2 6 (9.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (6.15%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (33.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 22 (33.85%) Virtual Servers
3 8 (12.31%) Hyper-V
4 5 (7.69%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.54%) DFS Replication
5 1 (1.54%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.54%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (4.62%) FortiGate
1 3 (4.62%) Nagios
1 3 (4.62%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (4.62%) Puppet
2 1 (1.54%) SCCM
Vendors
1 53 (81.54%) Cisco
2 43 (66.15%) Microsoft
3 41 (63.08%) CheckPoint
4 33 (50.77%) Mitel
5 26 (40.00%) VMware
6 20 (30.77%) Riverbed
7 16 (24.62%) HP
8 14 (21.54%) Siemens
9 9 (13.85%) Aruba
9 9 (13.85%) F5
10 8 (12.31%) Apple
10 8 (12.31%) Avaya
10 8 (12.31%) Blue Coat
10 8 (12.31%) Juniper
11 5 (7.69%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 5 (7.69%) FireEye
11 5 (7.69%) LogLogic
11 5 (7.69%) SolarWinds
11 5 (7.69%) TippingPoint
11 5 (7.69%) Tufin